DAY 1: CUSCO – SANTA MARIA (BIKING)
The trip through the Inca Jungle Machu Picchu during its tour combines several sports such as bicycling, trekking and zipline.
The trip through the Inca Jungle Machu Picchu, begins when we pick you up between 07:30 and 08:00 a.m., then leave the city of Cusco seeing beautiful natural environments with rolling hills to reach the town of Chinchero, overlooking the Sacred Valley at about 2 700 m.a.s.l./8 8 858 feet. After descending this slope we arrive at a brief stop in Ollantaytambo where we start the 46 km. climb up to ABRA MALAGA (Mountain pass at 4 350 m.a.s.l. /14 271 feet) approx. in 11:00am, the starting point again to our descent, if the weather is not good for cycling due to fog, rain or snow, we will go down with the bus for about 30 minutes more to the next place that is the hamlet of Carrizales where we will rest a bit and lunch, Then we will descend to the hot valley of the high jungle towards QUILLABAMBA, this descent will last about 5 hours, passing through small rustic villages, ravines, fruit trees and streams arriving to a small town (Santa Maria) where we will spend our first night of our adventure through the Inca jungle Machu Picchu.
DAY 2: SANTA MARIA – SANTA TERESA (TREKKING)
We will get a healthy breakfast to start walking over a flat area by the Urubamba riverside for about 1 hour. Then we continue to go up the route 3 more hours taking the ancient Inca jungle trail, a rustic and rough road full of rocks and stones (with some steps on it), crossing the river using old Oroyas (Cablecar bridges) and footbridges. We can observe various wild animals of the region like birds, fruits and medicine plants like, then arriving to the hamlet of Qellumayu where we will rest and have lunch, After that we will go on with our trek walking by the river two more hours to the hot springs We will relax for about 1 hour and continue walking 30 more minutes to arrive to SANTA TERESA town, approx. at 6:00pm and spend another night.
DAY 3: SANTA TERESA – MACHUPICCHU PUEBLO (TREKKING)
This morning after breakfast we will continue our trip to the Hydroelectric (power plant), This part of the trek is called the waterfall day where well pass many cascades and specially one falling from 45 m above being the smallest. Once we reach the Power Plant and have some rest and get lunch, we will continue our trip two more hours as we reach to our final destination today to Machu Picchu pueblo known as Aguas Calientes town (At the foot to citadel of Machu Picchu) arriving here at 05:30 p.m. approximately.
DAY 4: MACHUPICCHU – CUSCO
We will wake up at 04:30 a.m. to have enough time to climb the steep path to MACHU PICCHU Sanctuary in about 1:30 h. and enjoy the sunrise, then you will get private guide within the citadel of machu picchu for 2 hours approximately, after that you can wander freely until noon to relax, take snapshots, walk and also climb up to Wayna Picchu summit or just stroll to the Intipunku or the Inca s Drawbridge. We will return to machu picchu pueblo according of the horary come back could be 02:26 pm, 18:03pm, 19:00pm or another horary, booking your trip you will get more info and we will be glad to receive your suggestions.
- Tourist transportation and private during the whole day.
- Bikes with front suspensions, gloves and helmet.
- 3 lunch, 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts
- 2 nights in country lodge (all Basic services included) and 1 night in machupicchu pueblo (with private bath & hot shower).
- Entrance ticket to the Machu Picchu Complex
- Bilingual Professional guide service during four days.
- Guide assistant (for more than 8 clients).
- First aid kit.
- Personal assistance
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED?
- Round Trip bus ticket in Machu Picchu (US$ 14.00).
- First day breakfast and last day lunch.
- Snacks or additional drinks.
- Entrance to hot spring (SANTA TERESA) US$ 10.00.
Bring and Carry
WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING
- Standard trekking backpack.
- Warm clothing.
- Sport clothing (a pair of each).
- Short pants and trekking boots.
- Water purifying pills or enough mineral water bottles.
- Photo camera or video camera.
- Insect repellent.
- Sun block cream.
- Hat or cap.
- Rain, poncho or raincoat
- Extra Money